Catania City Lava
A historical-urban route that aims to show the effect of lava on the city and its surroundings.
Catania City Lava : large lava flows between urban genesis, history and news – historic and naturalistic itinerary
From “Castrum” to Urbe and then City: the story of Katana (Catania) that over hundreds of centuries had been nourished, formed, modified, adapted and modeled by lava.
A historical-urban route that aims to show the effect of lava on the city and its surroundings and patricularly on its architecture, its urban development and the history of its inhabitants. Chronicle, history, faith and myth.
This route, crosses historical and geological interest, should be eaten in the ravines of the lava flows on which Catania was shaped and regenerated over the centuries.
Includes visiting caves under houses, visiting churches and palaces, cathedrals and castles and river banks shaped by lava flows that over the centuries have modifyed even the coastal profile.
EVENT DURATION: half day 9:00 to 12:00 or full day 9:00 to 17:00
RESERVATION REQUIRED DURING HOLIDAYS AND WEEKEND
DIFFICULTY: easy – urban trekking – (helmet included)
CLOTHING: comfortable. Backpack, tennis shoes or soft trekk, flashlight, water bottle / bottle, cap..
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